Lowri James
Consultant - Finance & Accountancy

University

University of Aberystwyth

Degree

English Literature

Date joined

October 2019

Where are you from originally?

Cheltenham

What drew you towards a career in recruitment?

I was attracted to a career in recruitment due to the fast paced and target driven environment. I also really enjoy the candidate interaction that comes with the role

What first attracted you to James Andrews?

The emphasis the company has on career progression and the feeling of being part of one big team

Why did you decide to seek a graduate role in London?

I was always planning to move down to London at some point in the following year, but when my two good friends suggested we look for a house together, I decided to make the move to London sooner and start looking for my graduate role in recruitment!

Favourite thing about working here so far?

How welcoming everyone in the office has been – I immediately felt settled and part of the team within the first few hours. I also really like how helpful everyone has been with my training and finding my feet!

What has surprised you most about being a Recruitment Consultant?

The extensive process and attention to detail that is involved in recruitment

What have you enjoyed most so far about your day-to-day work or training?

Picking up all the recruitment terms that are used on a daily basis in the office and seeing my training pay off when getting on the phone to candidates